(810) 245-5827 or
Preventing the spread of communicable disease is one of the main jobs of the Lapeer County Health Department.
Our Communicable Disease Division staff work with physicians, hospitals, schools, employers and the people that live and work in Lapeer County to help keep our community as healthy as possible. A Registered Nurse follows up on reportable diseases as required by the Michigan Public Health Code and is available to answer questions.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
For information on HIV testing locations in Michigan please call:
(800) 872-AIDS or 888-826-6565
Sexually Transmitted Disease/HIV & AIDS
Court-ordered testing is available by appointment (810) 667-0448
You must call for an appointment if the court has ordered STD/HIV testing. Minor children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. The cost of the testing is $175.00, payable at the time of the test.
Clinics are held early in the week; you must return to the clinic in 2-3 days to have the test read. Call (810) 667-0448 for an appointment
Public Health Nurses and Animal Control Officers follow up on Animal bites and assist in obtaining vaccine, if needed to prevent rabies.
Staff conduct investigations and work with residents who may have been exposed to contaminated food or water
1800 Imlay City Road
Lapeer, MI 48446
FAX (810) 667-0232
Monday-Friday 8 am-12 pm
And 1 pm-5 pm
Personal and Preventive Health Services
Public Health Services provide programs and support to help families stay healthier. The division provides several services that are required under the Michigan Public Health Code, including immunizations, communicable disease investigation and follow-up and hearing and vision screening. In addition, staff provide WIC services, breastfeeding support, Children’s Special Health Care Services for children with specific medical needs, and home visitation programs to assure healthy pregnancies and babies.
Our programs and services include:
- Hearing and Vision Screening
- Childhood Lead Poisoning
- Children’s Special Health Care Services
- Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
- WIC Breastfeeding Support
- Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP)
- MI Child, Healthy Kids and MOMS